His Dark Materials is a trilogy of fantasy novels by Philip Pullman comprising Northern Lights (1995, published as The Golden Compass in North America), The Subtle Knife (1997) and The Amber Spyglass (2000). It follows the coming-of-age of two children, Lyra Belacqua and Will Parry, as they wander through a series of parallel universes against a backdrop of epic events.
Lucknow is the capital city of Uttar Pradesh in India. Lucknow is the administrative headquarters of Lucknow District and Lucknow Division. According to Government of India, the Lucknow district is one of the ninety Minority Concentrated Districts in India, shown by 2001 census data on population, socio-economic indicators and basic amenities indicators. Located in what was historically known as the Awadh region, Lucknow has always been a multicultural city.
Ranebennur is the biggest city & only City Municipal Corporation in Haveri district in the Indian state of Karnataka. It is situated about 300 km north west of Bangalore, the capital of Karnataka. Its also well connected to other major cities like Hubli by 105 km, Shivamogga by 88 km, Davangere by 37 km